۞ Alcyone (AKA The Central One) is the main and also the largest star of the Pleiades (AKA Seven Sisters). The seven stars of the Pleiades are situated on the shoulder blade of the Bull. Alcyone (0°0′ Gemini) is often seen as representing the whole group that are all situated within one degree.
۞ According to Ptolemy the influence of Pleiades is like the Moon and Mars.
۞ Pleiades gives many journeys and voyages, success in agriculture and feminine power, but also warns of accidents, blindness, violence, and homosexuality.
۞ Alcyone gives ambition, honour, and glory, but also warns of trouble with opposite sex, homosexuality, disgrace, bereavement, loss, and sorrow.
۞ Shlomo Yitzchaki (AKA Rashi) identified Alcyone with the biblical Ayish (Job chapter 38 verse 32); “Its Children” are the other stars of the Pleiades.
۞ Position of Pleiades in the year 5760 (2000 C.E.): 29°58′ Taurus.
۞ Dolphin Quartz is the Birthstone of 29°-30°Taurus.